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‘Women hunched over desks for long gain weight’


July 11th, 2012 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 11 (IANS) Middle-aged working women who spend long hours hunched over their desks are more likely to gain greater weight, say Australian researchers.The study analysed the impact of ... Read more...

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Parineeti’s weight issues


May 6th, 2012 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 6 (IANS) Actress Parineeti Chopra, who had to shed extra pounds for her role in "Ishaqzaade", says she easily gains weight while her cousin Priyanka Chopra doesn't ... Read more...

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Scherzinger counting calories since teenage


November 22nd, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) Singer Nicole Scherzinger started counting calories when she was just 14 years old, and admits that her obsession affected her life."I started jogging and counting calories ... Read more...

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UK Indian laced wife’s food with steroids to make her fat


November 3rd, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 3 (IANS) An Indian-origin man in Britain laced his wife's food with steroids in a bid to transform her into a fat, stay-at-home mother, a court has heard.Dalwara ... Read more...

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Estrogen helps women pile on pounds


October 6th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 6 (IANS) Women often pile on the pounds as they age, with estrogen - a sex hormone - playing an unsuspecting part in this process.The finding potentially opens ... Read more...

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Overweight people will stay that way for ever


July 26th, 2011 - 9:47 am ICT by IANS
London, July 26 (IANS) It's bad news for overweight people. A 55-year study in Britain has found out that once people gain weight, they can never return to their original ... Read more...

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Weight warning: Avoid crash diets


June 13th, 2011 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) When 29-year-old Shikha Arora went on an "all fruit" diet to lose weight before her wedding, she managed to lose 10 kg in a ... Read more...

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Khloe Kardashian’s husband makes her feel perfect


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:20 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Reality TV star Khloe Kardashian, who has been criticised for her fluctuating weight, says her husband makes her feel "perfect" and plays a big role in ... Read more...

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Tobacco firms use ‘diet-aid chemicals to make you thin’


April 24th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 24 (ANI): Wondering why people often gain weight after quitting smoking? It is because of appetite-suppressing chemicals used in cigarettes.According to internal industry documents dating from 1949 to 1999, British ... Read more...

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I gain one to two dress sizes during ‘Top Chef’, says Padma Lakshmi


April 15th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 15 (ANI): Model-turned-TV host Padma Lakshmi has admitted that it can be a struggle maintaining her healthy body while working on the 'Top Chef'.She has revealed that she has ... Read more...

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Pregnant Mariah Carey ‘making hubby Nick Cannon gain weight’


February 1st, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Nick Cannon has revealed that wife Mariah Carey - who is pregnant with twins - is feeding him so much that he is the one gaining all the ... Read more...

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Former “Baywatch” Diva Nicole Eggert Gains Weight


January 10th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The "Baywatch" diva gains weight! Nicole Eggert, the former "Baywatch" and "Charles in Charge" star is seen to appear in a spoof video where she shows ... Read more...

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I got really fat because I stopped doing drugs, says Kelly Osbourne


November 20th, 2010 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Former wild child Kelly Osbourne has revealed that giving up on drugs made her gain weight.The former junkie told Piers Morgan in a chat how she tried every ... Read more...

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Why men and women gain weight in different areas of the body


August 28th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 28 (ANI): Why is it that men and women put on those extra kilos in different areas of the body? The answer may not be far away as researchers are ... Read more...

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Just a little belly fat can harm blood vessels: Study


August 19th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 19 (ANI): Healthy young people who put on as little as 9 pounds of fat, specifically in the abdomen, are at risk for developing endothelial cell dysfunction, Mayo Clinic researchers ... Read more...

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Boredom ‘makes women gain weight’


May 24th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 24 (ANI): Bored women are 'auto-eating' their way into a bigger dress size in weeks by eating as much calories as a Big Mac in a single day, found a ... Read more...

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Why breast milk is the best


May 13th, 2010 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Illinois have discovered why breast milk is better than infant formula."For the first time, we can see that breast milk induces genetic pathways ... Read more...

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Probiotics can help premature infants gain weight


May 3rd, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 3 (IANS) There is now a way for extremely low birth weight infants to gain weight. They should be given feeds supplemented with probiotics -- healthy, live organism supplements that ... Read more...

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Missing protein helps mice on high-fat diet stay slim


April 16th, 2010 - 6:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Mice lacking a protein involved in the response to low oxygen stay slim and healthy while on a high-fat diet, a new American research has found.The study conducted ... Read more...

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Kirstie Alley Big Life Hits Small Screen Today


March 21st, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Los Angeles, March 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) "Kirstie Alley Big Life" will go on air today at the A&E. The reality show will show the actress shed her extra pounds along ... Read more...

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Teen girls look to peers when deciding how much weight to lose


March 18th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 17 (ANI): A study has found that when it comes to deciding how much weight to lose, a teenage girl will look at her schoolmates.Even with fashion magazines and celebrity ... Read more...

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Mums teach kids lessons of life - even before birth


March 12th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Mother birds leave chemical "messages" in their eggs in a bid to communicate with their developing chicks, a new research has showed.Team from the Department of Zoology, University ... Read more...

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Most patients gain weight after knee replacement


January 30th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 30 (IANS) People who have had knee replacement surgery seem to gain weight, says a new study. Joseph Zeni and Lynn Snyder-Mackler in the University of Delaware (UD) Department of Physical ... Read more...

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Most patients gain weight after knee replacement surgery


January 30th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 30 (ANI): People who go for knee replacement surgery tend to gain weight after the operation, according to a University of Delaware study.Researchers Joseph Zeni and Lynn Snyder-Mackler found that ... Read more...

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Fat is now phat - thanks to US clubs just for the plus-sized!


October 28th, 2009 - 2:10 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 28 (ANI): American 'fat clubs' are gaining instant popularity among the plus-sized partygoers.Club Bounce and The Butterfly Lounge are among the few venues in California that cater specifically to people ... Read more...

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Insecure Chinese man feeds pretty lover more food to make her fat!


October 27th, 2009 - 9:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 27 (ANI): An insecure Chinese man has encouraged his pretty girlfriend to eat more and gain weight, so that she never leaves him for another man.Zhao Xiaodong, 24, from ... Read more...

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Kevin Federline Set To Lose Weight


October 4th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Oct 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This season the show biz world will witness some of their most talked about celebrities battling it hard in order to shed their extra pounds in ... Read more...

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Kids with fatter midsection at increased cardiovascular disease risk


September 12th, 2009 - 12:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 12 (ANI): Kids who have more fat around their midsections are at a greater risk of suffering heart disease in later life, suggests a new study.The study's researchers suggest that ... Read more...

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Exercise does not lead to overeating, say experts


August 20th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 20 (IANS) Leading exercise and weight management experts have strongly objected to assertions that exercise can inhibit weight loss by over-stimulating the appetite. "There is strong evidence from the majority ... Read more...

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Kendra Wilkinson Puts Stripper’s Pole Away


July 27th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by GD
Former "Playboy" playmate, Kendra Wilkinson, does not care how much pounds she packs on during the time of her pregnancy, she is just extremely happy about the whole process of being pregnant. ... Read more...

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Expectant mum Kendra Wilkinson hangs up her stripper pole


July 24th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 24 (ANI): Former Playboy Playmate Kendra Wilkinson has revealed that she is hanging up her stripper pole for the time being, as it may not be appropriate for an ... Read more...

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Pregnancy is giving Heidi Klum “love handles”


June 18th, 2009 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 18 (ANI): German supermodel Heidi Klum has revealed that pregnancy is making her gain weight in unwanted areas of her body.The beauty, who is married to singer Seal, ... Read more...

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Why insomnia leads to weight gain


March 26th, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Insomnia has previously been linked to poor health, including weight gain. Now, a new study has revealed why.Sarosh Motivala, an assistant professor of psychiatry at the Semel Institute ... Read more...

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Healthy diet can offset ”obesity gene” in kids


March 4th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): Eating a low energy density diet can offset the influence of a gene strongly associated with obesity in children, according to new research from University College London ... Read more...

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Early childhood diet linked to adult weight gain


January 15th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 15 (ANI): An adult''s propensity to pack on the pounds is directly linked to early childhood diet, according to a new study by University of Calgary."My research has shown ... Read more...

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